Home office letter

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has criticised Suella Braverman’s response to the asylum backlog crisis in a letter to the Home Secretary. Ms Crawley highlighted increasing waiting times for Home Office decisions and has demanding answers following the release of latest figures. Recent figures show that the asylum backlog has now passed 175,000 … Read more

Unaccompanied children seeking asylum

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has urged the UK Government to take a compassionate approach to unaccompanied children seeking asylum. This week, the SNP MP led a debate in Westminster Hall and highlighted how hundreds of unaccompanied children have been treated as adults upon arrival in the UK, denying them the rights and protections … Read more